12 Jun 2019 2:39 PM GMT
Climate Change has now given way to Climate Catastrophe — it is time that India, among the worst sufferers, builds a groundswell of opinion favouring real action
12 April 2019 4:19 PM GMT
Yes, green issues are missing from poll discourse, but who is to be blamed?
11 Jun 2018 5:24 PM GMT
Until we reform environmental governance fundamentally, cases like Sterlite will keep repeating and environmental conflicts will only inflate
11 May 2018 4:01 PM GMT
The forest department in India needs to reverse its role from being the owner and regulator of forests to becoming a facilitator in community-managed forests
2 Jun 2017 4:03 PM GMT
Without the US being held accountable for reducing its share of emissions, the world cannot keep warming “well below 2°C”.
28 Oct 2016 8:26 PM GMT
One of the reasons that make the recently concluded climate conference in Kigali, Rwanda, notable is that 197 countries came together here and signed...
15 Aug 2016 8:10 PM GMT
Exams are scary for all children. Children everywhere dread exams and governments and pedagogues have experimented with different strategies to make...
18 Dec 2015 8:46 PM GMT
The world has given its assent to the Paris Agreement on climate change. Countries used words such as “strong”, “durable”, “dynamic” to describe the...
11 Dec 2015 9:25 PM GMT
As I had predicted, the United States has played dirty politics at the Paris climate conference. As we move into the last two days of negotiations, a...
12 July 2014 10:17 PM GMT
I do not want to be too critical of this budget, as the finance minister (FM) is new: he has not even completed two months in office. However, I do...
1 March 2014 11:48 PM GMT
In the past 10 years, installation of renewable energy for electricity has grown at an annual rate of 25 per cent. It has reached 30,000 MW as of...
4 Dec 2013 12:31 AM GMT
It’s cold and raining in Warsaw. As I leave the Polish city, I do not hope much from the ongoing climate talks under the United Nations Framework...